give up (a job or position)
cause or allow (oneself) to accept (sth unpleasant which cannot be avoided) calmly or patiently
"She vacated the position when she got pregnant"
"The chairman resigned when he was found to have misappropriated funds"
"The Secretary of the Navy will leave office next month"
"The chairman resigned over the financial scandal"
"I am relinquishing my bedroom to the long-term house guest"
"resign a claim to the throne"
"He resigned himself to his fate"
Richard was glad to sign a treaty resigning Ascalon.
出自： P. Warner
When the school year ended, she resigned her post.
出自： E. Young
他仍在董事会,但几个月前他辞去了董事长职务。 resign sth as sth
He was forced to resign his position as headmaster of the school because of ill health.
He has resigned from three of the many offices he held.
She resigned from the Government.
They are intending to resign from the Cabinet.
He has resigned from the chairmanship's of the sub-committee.
He was asked to resign from the club when he was discovered cheating at cards.
She resigned herself entirely to his will.
You shouldn't resign yourself to your fate.
You must resign yourself to waiting a bit longer.
Finding no lodging,I resigned myself to passing the night under the stars.
When Joan's father explained that he couldn't afford to buy her a new bicycle, she finally resigned herself to riding the old one.
We should not be resigned to a state of lagging behind.
我们不应安于落后。 resign sb/sth to sb/sth
She resigned her seat to an old man.
I resign my children to your care.
The mother was unwilling to resign the child to the care of her relatives.